iSchool LIS Program Manager Blythe Bennett with my fellow students Alexa Hirsch, me (Abbie Digel), and Megan Marsh, at AASL.

Why you need to go to a library conference

From conferences to student groups, to happy hours and field trips, there are an overwhelming amount of opportunities available to enhance our ...

Winter break is over soon

Winter break is over soon

What should you do before you come back to campus.

In the age of the Internet and e-Books, what is the future of libraries and the role of librarians?

Which Way? Libraries at the Crossroads

In the age of the Internet and e-Books, what is the future of libraries and the role of librarians?

Have you ever been working out and have your headphones fall out of your ears? It drives me crazy! However, I think Normal Headphones has finally solved the problem!

Ever Heard of Normal Headphones?

Have you ever been working out and have your headphones fall out of your ears? It drives me crazy! However, I think ...

iSchool LIS Program Manager Blythe Bennett with my fellow students Alexa Hirsch, me (Abbie Digel), and Megan Marsh, at AASL.

Why you need to go

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Why you should register now for the iSchool's Sophomore Overnight Retreat.

Register Now for February's Sophomore

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Winter break is over soon

Winter break is over soon

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In the age of the Internet and e-Books, what is the future of libraries and the role of librarians?

Which Way? Libraries at the

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Have you ever been working out and have your headphones fall out of your ears? It drives me crazy! However, I think Normal Headphones has finally solved the problem!

Ever Heard of Normal Headphones?

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| January 28, 2016

Why you need to go to a library conference

iSchool LIS Program Manager Blythe Bennett with students Abbie Digel, Alexa Hirsch, Megan Marsh, and at AASL 2015

From conferences to student groups, to happy hours and field trips, there are an overwhelming amount of opportunities available to enhance our grad school experience. We can leave grad school with as little or as much information and experiences as we’d like to pack into two short years. We have a choice about how we → Read More

| January 19, 2016

5 Reasons You Should Join Us for the Sophomore Overnight Retreat!

Why you should register now for the iSchool's Sophomore Overnight Retreat.

You’re in the final stretch of your sophomore year. Whether you’re excited to kick off the new semester or maybe just want to get through it, registering for the Sophomore Overnight Retreat will help you end the year right. Here are the top five reasons you should register now! 1. It’s a free trip You literally → Read More

| January 13, 2016

3 Things To Do Before You Come Back To Campus

Winter break is over soon

At this point of winter break, hopefully you’ve caught up on much-needed sleep, had a chance to eat all your favorite foods, and got to spend some quality time with friends and family. It also wouldn’t be surprising if by this time, you’re also getting a little bored and looking forward to coming back to campus. → Read More

| December 18, 2015

Which Way? Libraries at the Crossroads

In the age of the Internet and e-Books, what is the future of libraries and the role of librarians?

In the age of the Internet and e-Books, what is the future of libraries and the role of librarians? This is a question that has been asked over and over again. In everyday life, library professionals, paraprofessionals, and aspiring students are plagued by the–somewhat naive–statement “well, with technology, libraries won’t be necessary in the future,” → Read More

| December 14, 2015

Ever Heard of Normal Headphones? They are 3D Printed!

Have you ever been working out and have your headphones fall out of your ears? It drives me crazy! However, I think Normal Headphones has finally solved the problem!

Have you ever been working out and have your headphones fall out of your ears? It drives me crazy! However, I think Normal Headphones has finally solved the problem! What are Normal Headphones? Unlike any other headphone that I have ever seen or used, Normal Headphones are custom-fitted 3D-printed earphones that are made and manufactured in New → Read More

| December 11, 2015

Alumni Interview: Julia Allis G’12

Julia Allis graduated with her MS in Information Management in 2012.

Several weeks ago, I took a walk across campus to SUNY’s College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) to visit an iSchool alumna – Julia Allis, who graduated with her MS in Information Management in 2012. Julia came to the iSchool after earning her Bachelors in English from Penn State, and during her time here, she also → Read More

| December 8, 2015

Tech Help Over the Holidays

Tech Help Over the Holidays

The holidays are right around the corner and we all know what that means – family, friends, and endless questions about grades, dating, and helping family members with technology. We all want to think that growing up attached to technology means we are amazing at fixing it, but here are a few tips for common issues → Read More

| December 3, 2015

Hey Parents: There’s an IM in STEM careers

Hey Parents: There's an IM in STEM Careers

I talk to lots of parents and their high school students about majors and careers in technology and frequently I find that they need a boost in grasping the broad range of career options in this field. In particular, I am always surprised by how pervasive the stereotypes are: “My son/daughter really does not want → Read More

| November 30, 2015

Virtual Reality – The Future is Here

Image source: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/explore/project-morpheus/

I believe you definitely would have heard or read about Oculus Rift and virtual reality (VR) in the past few months. Some believe that it is the next big thing, whereas some believe that it is just another passing fad. Whatever it is, VR has arrived and is here to stay. Do you know what Virtual Reality is → Read More

| November 19, 2015

I Made the Switch from Apple to Android – Here’s Why

I Made the Switch from Apple to Android – Here’s Why

I’ll confess. I once was an Apple iPhone user, but I’ve switched to Android. That’s not something a lot of people do, I recognize. But I now believe that Android fits my life, and assists me in my daily needs, better than iOS can, and I’m unlikely to switch back. Years ago, when I went → Read More